Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Macrinus to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Athena, in long chiton, helmeted, stands front, head to left, holding shield in left hand, on right hand, Nike bearing wreath. Inscription in Greek.
By date unknown: R. Cyril Lockett Collection; by 1961: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W. 1 (sale of the R. Cyril Lockett Collection, February 21-23, 1961, lot 2944 [partial]); by date unknown: Arthur M. Woodward Collection; by 1962: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W.1 (sale of the A. M. Woodward Collection, September 27, 1962); purchased at the Woodward sale by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., February 13, 1963
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour